A video allegedly showing the beheading of American photojournalist James Wright Foley, missing in Syria for 636 days, by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was released today.
Oddly, sending the National Guard to Ferguson, Missouri, didn't make people less pissed off at official brutality. Maybe ry something else? Attorney General Eric Holder is said to be "flooding he zone [with investigators]," which actually may be an improvement on the status quo in Ferguson. Show More Summary
The Islamic State is vowing retribution should U.S. According to Reuters, a newly released video by the Islamic State shows a picture of an American man who had been beheaded in Iraq during the initial U.S. The Islamic State has focused...Show More Summary
On Tuesday afternoon, CNN's Don Lemon spoke to Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson in an attempt to find out how things got so bad between protesters and police Monday night in Ferguson. After hearing from Johnson that there were between 50 and 60 arrests in the city, Lemon asked, "What happened, Captain?"
Sprint just launched its Family Share Pack, which gives families or groups up to 40GB of data for $100 a month. Sprint's new Family Share Pack gives customers 20GB of data for $100, regardless of the number of people in the group. While...Show More Summary
Geraldo Rivera wasted no time Tuesday afternoon lighting dynamite under an Outnumbered panel and setting the thing off. The fuse: his conviction that the indictment of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson would be racially tinged, much like the trial of George Zimmerman.
Four months after the Rosemont location closed, the Prasino city flagship abruptly shuttered yesterday on Division Street in Wicker Park. And although the Wicker Park location was busy, unlike the Fashion Outlets of Chicago outpost, ownership squabbles and overspending...
Victory Sandwich Bar is hosting its fourth-annual luau on Sunday, and a few local favorites will provide the food and drink. Kevin Ouzts of The Spotted Trotter and forthcoming Krog Street Market restaurant The Cockentrice will be in the kitchen,...
Black and white Americans have sharply divided opinions over the fatal shooting of black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer and the consequent protests, a poll showed Friday. Brown's killing on August 9 in the town of Ferguson,...Show More Summary
From chef Josh Stockton: "Gold Cash Gold is looking for a sous chef. We are looking for someone with a passion for food. Someone who has a passion for butchery, charcuterie and preserving local produce. Experience is a plus, but...
Here's an update on the case of Alex Stone, he South Carolina 16-year-old who was arrested after penning an obviously fictional story about shooting a dinosaur as part of a class assignment. I spoke with Stone's lawyer, David Aylor,Show More Summary
Not long ago we took a look at how the Wells-Wentworth Connector project stands to be a great driving force for South Loop development along Wells Street, an area that's been filled with vacant lots for decades now because...
Some commentators have suggested, based on little or no evidence, that drugs made Michael Brown behave in a way that caused Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson to shoot him. In my latest Forbes column, I argue that such speculation...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — While most people are inviting friends to complete the ice bucket challenge, Kathy Griffin has another proposal for Nicki Minaj: a booty challenge.
General Motors Co said on Friday it was reviewing the timing of the expansion of its Russian plant near St Petersburg because of a slump in the auto market. The plant currently makes Chevrolet Cruze, Opel Astra, and Chevrolet Trailblazer models. Show More Summary
It's official: people in the D.C. area sure love to flip. RealtyTrac concluded that only San Jose, California averages a higher gross profit per flip than the District. That said, the average gross profit is actually down from this....
Two German artists claimed responsibility earlier this month for replacing American flags with white ones
LONDON (AP) — Move over Helen Mirren, there's a new queen in town — Elizabeth Hurley.
In April, the sheriff's department of Saginaw County, Michigan, landed itself one of those Mine Resistant Ambush Proof (MRAP) armored military vehicles being handed out to law enforcement agencies across the country willy nilly. At the ime,...Show More Summary
Plans are in the works to potentially construct a historic barn at the entrance to Steamboat Ski Area, much like the old iconic Butterfly Barn sitting just down the hill. The project was first proposed in 2013 and a city...